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Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Central Siskiyou County Including Shasta Valley; Shasta-Trinity National Forest in Siskiyou County

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty East winds with low RH and Poor Overnight Recoveries expected Sunday into Monday morning... .Strong high pressure will build east of the Cascades Saturday night. This will result in gusty east winds early Sunday morning and are expected to continue into Sunday night before diminishing early Monday morning at the mid slopes and ridges. However, there is concern stronger winds could funnel into some of the Valleys. In addition humidities during the day Sunday are expected to be low along with moderate to poor overnight recoveries, especially for the mid slopes and ridges. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 11 AM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 281 AND 282... The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning...which is in effect from 8 AM Sunday to 11 AM PDT Monday.

* Impacts: Strong, gusty wind with low relative humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: Mid to upper slopes and ridges in Fire Weather Zone 282 and portions of the Shasta Valley in Fire Zone 281.

* Wind: East to northeast, 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* Humidity: 7 to 13 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions... One less spark, one less wildfire. &&


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Eastern Rogue Valley; Southern Oregon Cascades; Western Rogue Basin including the Illinois Valley; Western Siskiyou National Forest

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty East winds with low RH and Poor Overnight Recoveries expected Sunday into Monday morning... .Strong high pressure will build east of the Cascades Saturday night. This will result in gusty east winds early Sunday morning and are expected to continue into Sunday night before diminishing early Monday morning at the mid slopes and ridges. However, there is concern stronger winds could funnel into some of the Valleys. In addition humidities during the day Sunday are expected to be low along with moderate to poor overnight recoveries, especially for the mid slopes and ridges. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 11 AM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 619...620...622 AND 623... The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning...which is in effect from 8 AM Sunday to 11 AM PDT Monday.

* Impacts: Strong, gusty wind with low relative humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: Mid to upper slopes and ridges, south of the Umpqua Divide, and along the Coast range. This includes portions of the Illinois and Shasta Valleys as well as the southern half of the Rogue Valley.

* Wind: Upper Slopes and Ridges: East winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Valleys: East to southeast winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 30 mph.

* Humidity: 9 to 15 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions... One less spark, one less wildfire. &&


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Hoopa; Interior Mendocino; Lake County Portion of Lake-Napa-Sonoma Unit; Lower Middle Klamath; North Coast; Trinity; Upper Smith; Van Duzen, Mad River; W Mendocino NF, E Mendocino Unit

NWS Eureka (Northwest California Coast)

...CRITICAL TO LOCALLY EXTREMELY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON... .A very dry airmass is forecast to spread across the region late this weekend into early next week. This dry airmass combined with strong northeast winds will yield critical fire weather conditions. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO 5 PM PDT MONDAY... The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a Red Flag Warning, which is in effect from 11 AM Sunday to 5 PM PDT Monday. The Fire Weather Watch is no longer in effect.

* HUMIDITY...Afternoon humidity values plunging into the single digits and teens Sunday and Monday, with overnight recoveries from 15 to 30 percent..

* WINDS...Northeast winds from 25 to 40 mph late Sunday afternoon through early Monday morning over the exposed ridges. Northeast winds 15 to 30 mph in the valleys.

* IMPACTS...Any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly. Outdoor burning is not recommended.

A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now, or will shortly. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures can contribute to extreme fire behavior.


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Siskiyou Mountains

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty East winds with low RH and Poor Overnight Recoveries expected Sunday into Monday morning... .Strong high pressure will build east of the Cascades Saturday night. This will result in gusty east winds early Sunday morning and are expected to continue into Sunday night before diminishing early Monday morning at the mid slopes and ridges. However, there is concern stronger winds could funnel into some of the Valleys. In addition humidities during the day Sunday are expected to be low along with moderate to poor overnight recoveries, especially for the mid slopes and ridges. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 11 AM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND 621... The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning...which is in effect from 8 AM Sunday to 11 AM PDT Monday.

* Impacts: Strong, gusty wind with low relative humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: Mid to upper slopes and valleys in western Siskiyou County. This includes both the Slater Fire and the Red Salmon Fire.

* Wind: East to northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Humidity: 7 to 13 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions... One less spark, one less wildfire. &&


Red Flag Warning

Areas Affected: Western Klamath National Forest

NWS Medford (Southwest Oregon and Northern California)

...Gusty East winds with low RH and Poor Overnight Recoveries expected Sunday into Monday morning... .Strong high pressure will build east of the Cascades Saturday night. This will result in gusty east winds early Sunday morning and are expected to continue into Sunday night before diminishing early Monday morning at the mid slopes and ridges. However, there is concern stronger winds could funnel into some of the Valleys. In addition humidities during the day Sunday are expected to be low along with moderate to poor overnight recoveries, especially for the mid slopes and ridges. ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 11 AM PDT MONDAY FOR EAST WIND WITH POOR OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY AND STRONG GUSTY WIND WITH LOW RH FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 280 AND 621... The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the Fire Weather Watch to a Red Flag Warning...which is in effect from 8 AM Sunday to 11 AM PDT Monday.

* Impacts: Strong, gusty wind with low relative humidity and high fire danger will likely contribute to a significant spread of new and existing fires.

* Affected area: Mid to upper slopes and valleys in western Siskiyou County. This includes both the Slater Fire and the Red Salmon Fire.

* Wind: East to northeast 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.

* Humidity: 7 to 13 percent.

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD

* View the hazard area in detail at: https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/HAZARD Precautionary/preparedness actions... One less spark, one less wildfire. &&


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